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(72) Sarthe

Gorgeous 19th C. Chateau for sale near Le Mans.


Reception Rooms: 5
Bedrooms: 14
Bathrooms: 7
Land: 12 ha

Reference: C5-2793
£ 1,366,015
$ 1,762,335

Located in the Le Mans area, this fine Château for sale built in 1846, has some lovely period features including marble fireplaces, panelling and moulded ceilings. There are numerous outbuildings, a second house, a chapel and a swimming pool. The 12 ha grounds include 4 ha of beautiful wooded parkland, 4 ha of woods and 4 ha of meadows. The property stands at the edge of a village with some shops and services, including a boulangerie. The property is 210 kms from Paris and easily accessible by motorway and TGV.

(220 m2 per level)
Ground floor: octagonal Entrance hall; small and large Salons; Study in a tower; Dining room; Kitchen; Bedroom &Bathroom; WC. A hanging staircase leads to the1st floor.
First floor: central corridor, 7 Bedrooms; 4 Bathrooms; WC. Back staircase. Parquet floors and marble fireplaces in most bedrooms.
Second floor: 6 Bedrooms; 2 Bathrooms; Kitchen.
Basement: Large vaulted basement under the château, with direct outside access. It comprises a large room with rib vault ceiling and large fireplace, linen room, boiler room and cellars.

Slate roof with hooks renewed in 1998.
All the windows are double glazed excepting those of the salon and the dining room. Rewired in 1998. Oil fired C.H. with a De Dietrich boiler dating from 1988. Tank of 5,000 litres. Mains water. Hot water by immersion heater. Mains drains.

A XVIIth C building with: garage; artist's studio (46 m2); former stables; bread oven.
At one end, a renovated house 78 m2 with 3 rooms, Kitchen and Bathroom.
Building with 3 garages.
Swimming pool 11 x 5 m unheated with liner. Equipment/machinery room and W.C.
Chapel dating from 1846.

12 ha of grounds, comprising:
- Beautiful, romantic parkland (4 ha), planted with lime, hornbeam and oak trees, bordered by a stream and walled, separating the property from the village.
- Meadows (4 ha).
- Woods (4 ha).

Additional jpgs upon request.